The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 45 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Skype for Business 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.73% 2.15% 2.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.77% 11.11% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £26,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Skype for Business
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Application Platforms Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 13.54% 19.31% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 43
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Skype for Business
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Derby region.

Skype for Business Salary Trend in Derby

Skype for Business
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Derby region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Skype for Business Salary Histogram in Derby

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business.

1 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 11 (73.33%) Unified Communications
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Skype
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
5 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) NAS
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Unix
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) Solaris
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) MCSE
7 4 (26.67%) MCSA
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) MS Office
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Change Control
7 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Unified Communications
2 10 (66.67%) Skype
3 5 (33.33%) NAS
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
6 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Solaris
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (13.33%) Presales
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) MCSA
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) VMware